Missing teeth is a common cause of an imperfect smile. If you have gaps in your teeth, you may find it difficult to engage with others in your life with full confidence. It is important to be happy with the way you look, and if missing some teeth is bringing you down, there’s a great solution: dental implants.
Dental implants are surgically placed artificial teeth that mimic the look and feel of natural teeth. A dentist can fill in gaps left by missing teeth using dental implants, giving you a permanent and natural-looking smile.
Here are some of the benefits you can experience by getting dental implants:
Dental implants are matched to your natural teeth’s color, shape, and size. Once successfully implanted, it will be difficult to detect which tooth is natural and which is a dental implant. Furthermore, the implants are surgically placed into your jawbone, so it is secure and natural-looking at the gumline. Because of these qualities, dental implants are difficult to detect, giving you a natural-looking smile you can be proud to show off.
Improved Speech and Bite
Missing teeth can cause you to have difficulty speaking and chewing. Gaps can cause your speech to be slurred, making it difficult for you to speak clearly. Additionally, gaps can make it difficult for you to chew certain foods, particularly hard ones. As a result, you can damage exposed gums, leading to other oral health problems. By getting dental implants, you can protect your gums while also improving your speech and bite.
One of the best things about dental implants is that it is a permanent solution. You don’t have to remove a dental implant. Once installed, you just have to take care of it like the rest of your natural teeth. Brushing twice a day and flossing once a day, along with routine dental cleanings and checkups is all you need to do.
Missing or damaged teeth are a big cause of concern for people. Being happy with how you look can help you be confident when engaging with others in your personal and professional life. Dental implants can restore your smile as well as your confidence. With a renewed assurance in how you look, you are likely to have a better quality of life.
Not everyone with missing teeth is a good candidate for dental implants, and the only way to find out if it is a viable option for you is to schedule a consultation with a dentist. Dr. Ernie Soto is a dental implant expert in Plantation, Florida. Our dental team has performed hundreds of successful dental implant procedures and continues to create beautiful, perfect-looking smiles that make our clients happy with the way they look. We also offer a variety of other cosmetic dental procedures to improve your smile, including Invisalign, Zoom! teeth whitening, and dental crowns and bridges.
To find out if you are eligible for dental implants, call Dr. Soto’s clinic at (954) 368-6264 to schedule a consultation or request an appointment online now. We understand how financial considerations can prevent patients from getting the dental treatments they need, which is why we have made dental financing through CareCredit® and LendingUSA available to our patients.